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Series II: William Drake Purchase, 1922-1989

Call Number: YCAL MSS 746, Series II

Scope and Contents

Series II. contains correspondence, writings, and personal papers by or relating to Sara Teasdale. Correspondence includes letters from Teasdale and third-party letters relating to Teasdale. Writings include drafts of poems, as well as critical works and an interview. Other materials include copies of Teasdale's will, notebooks documenting literary submissions and payments received, and an original drawing.

Former call number: Uncat Za Ms 113.

Purchased from William Drake on the Elinor and Leonard Bernheim Fund, 1989.


  • 1922-1989


Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.


Arranged as received by the library.


0.21 Linear Feet (.5 box)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository

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